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If you ever need a case study in the stark contrasts that sometimes exist between on-ice perception and off-ice personality, you needn’t go much further than Marcel Pronovost. As rambunctious and dramatic as he was on the ice, he was as humble and respe…Share Tweet
yahoo.com Apr 22Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . Glad all went well with Papa's sur…Share TweetNHL.com Apr 22The Buffalo Sabres have signed free-agent forward Evan Rodrigues to a two-year, entry-level contract. Rodrigues recently finished his senior season at Boston University, recording 61 points while helping the Terriers advance to the championship...Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 21The Buffalo Sabres lost the draft lottery on Saturday and to the extent that they only ever had a 20-percent chance of winning it, general manager Tim Murray was mega-bummed to settle for second place. He was so disconsolate about not getting Connor McD…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 21Once the Edmonton Oilers won the 2015 NHL Draft lottery, it didn’t take long for pundits to begin speculating over the effect this would have upon the club’s off-season plans. With the Oilers all but certain to select Erie Otters wunderkind Connor McDav…Share Tweet
Why Buffalo’s McDavid-less future is still brighter than Edmonton’sthehockeynews.com Apr 20Was the NHL’s draft lottery presentation the pinnacle of television entertainment? Of course not. But, admit it, your heart pounded through your chest every time Bill Daly flipped over a rectangular team card in his hellish Rorschach test. It was quite …Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 20There are some coaches who, after losing or leaving an NHL job, need time to decompress and recharge their batteries before they start working again. Todd McLellan is clearly not one of those people. This Friday he’ll leave for Prague to coach Canada in…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 20Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • The only beard is Nashville that…Share Tweet
Sabres GM Murray not calling Eichel a consolation prizeESPN.com Apr 19Sabres GM Murray not calling Eichel a consolation prizeShare Tweetyahoo.com Apr 18GM Tim Murray of the Buffalo Sabres knows there’s a silver lining to the NHL Draft Lottery. He knows that the Edmonton Oilers’ winning the right to draft Connor McDavid – moving up to the No. 1 pick, from their third-worst record and third-best odds – l…Share TweetIt’s heartache in Buffalo and jubilation in Edmonton as for the fourth time in six drafts, the Oilers will pick first overall. This time, they’ll get a chance to draft generational talent Connor McDavid. And if they have any sense at all, they will swin…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 18Spoiler alert: The Buffalo Sabres will win tonight’s NHL draft lottery with the numbers 11, 5, 6 and 7. Your trusty correspondent knows this because he went to this really cool website that simulates the NHL draft lottery and it told him so. Then he did…Share Tweet
Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your teamthehockeynews.com Apr 17It’s amazing how things will change by Saturday night. Connor McDavid will know which NHL team he will belong to. The McDavid parents will know in which city their son’s adult life will begin to unfold and flourish. Vendors will go crazy preparing McDav…Share Tweet
A Note To Our Readersyahoo.com Apr 16Editor's note: A fan's guest column posted earlier Thursday has been removed from the Puck Daddy blog and Yahoo Sports. The column was a fan's view of the Buffalo Sabres' 2014-15 season. The author of the column engaged with other fans on social media u…Share Tweet
How Buffalo’s Connor McDavid tank killed my passion for Sabres hockeyyahoo.com Apr 16(Ed. Note: The Buffalo Sabres have completed one of the most disappointing yet hopeful, logical yet controversial seasons in NHL history. Throughout the week, we’ll publish different perspectives on the Tank That Was. Today, it’s Harry Tee, a fairly new…Share Tweet
How Winnipeg’s Drew Stafford re-invented himselfthehockeynews.com Apr 15Stanley Cup playoff hockey has returned to Winnipeg and if the Jets are going to upset the potent Anaheim Ducks, they’ll do it with depth, not through one line or one superstar. One of Winnipeg’s most dangerous players since the trade deadline is right …Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 14(Ed. Note: The Buffalo Sabres have completed one of the most disappointing yet hopeful, logical yet controversial seasons in NHL history. Throughout the week, we’ll publish different perspectives on the Tank That Was. Today, it’s NHL.com correspondent a…Share Tweet
Prospect Hot List: Vande Sompel charging from the back in Oshawathehockeynews.com Apr 14The Frozen Four is in the books and it was a classic, with Providence College winning its first-ever hockey title over Boston University. But the season still might not be over for Terriers frosh Jack Eichel, as he and Nashville pick Jimmy Vesey of Harv…Share Tweet
Robyn Regehr officially announces retirement after 15 seasonsthehockeynews.com Apr 14After a 15-year NHL career, blueliner Robyn Regehr has decided it’s time for him to hang up his skates. With the Los Angeles Kings’ season ending and Regehr, 34, having suited up for nearly 1,100 regular season contests, he has decided to walk away from…Share Tweet
Bernier Scores Twice In Devils' WinMar 20Steve Bernier scored his 100th career goal in the Devils' 3-1 win over the Sabres.
Sabres Beat Bruins In ShootoutMar 17Tyler Ennis scored the lone goal in a shootout as Buffalo beat Boston 2-1.
Capitals Edge Sabres In ShootoutMar 16Evgeny Kuznetsov's shootout goal lifted the Capitals to a 4-3 win over the Sabres.
Yandle Scores First Goal As A RangerMar 14Keith Yandle scored his first goal since being traded to New York, while Mackenzie Skapski had 20 saves in the Rangers' 2-0 win over the Sabres.
The Post-Draft MailbagMay 6Before I get to your mail this week, three topics in the wake of the draft that have gotten attention in the three days since the 256th pick was made: The sexual assault case involving Jameis Winston. When I asked Tampa Bay general manager Jason Licht a…
ESPN NowMay 5Noted NBA enthusiast James Goldstein is in Oakland for Warriors-Grizzlies today but was in Houston Monday night, where he said the hotels were full. S...
How Winston Became the Buccaneers' No. 1 HopeMay 4TAMPA, Fla. — Get off the plane here Friday afternoon, and go to the newsstand to see what the local papers say about what was, according to Bucs general manager Jason Licht, probably the most important draft pick in the history of the franchise. Pick u…
Adande: Clips, Spurs deliver first-round finale for the agesMay 2On a day full of a wide world of sports' best, the Clippers' dramatic win over the Spurs delivered the high drama of basketball excellence.